Inspirational entries to Black History Month competition
Year 7 pupils have been praised for their inspirational entries to the Morpeth School Black History Month competition.
Pupils were asked to write about a black British individual from the past or present, who has inspired them. The impressive entries included write-ups on:
- Rapper, singer, songwriter, Stormzy
- Long distance runner, Sir Mo Farah
- Former Rugby Union player, Maggie Alphonsi
- Former English professional footballer and British Army officer, Walter Tull
- Painter and writer, Lynette Yiadom-Boakye
Black History month has been marked at Morpeth in a number of ways including debates, films, discussions and weekly lectures from the History Department.